Monday June 1st we are reopening to all children in line with government guidelines.
COVID19: The Government has enforced a closure on all early years settings and now we are only open to children of Key workers. To safeguard children and and staff we are asking parents to only bring children in if absolutely necessary. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter and hope we will be able to return to normal soon.
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We are a registered Private Day Nursery in Bingley West Yorkshire, for children aged 3months to 5 years. We were established in January 1996 in Bingley and Myrtle Place nursery opened in 2012.
We are open from 8am (with 7.30am starts available) until 6pm Monday to Friday, We are closed all statutory bank holidays plus the 3 working days between Christmas and New year and when Christmas Eve is a working day this is also a closure day.
For reference purposes recognised Public Holidays are:
New Years Day Good Friday Easter Monday
May day Spring Bank holiday August Bank holiday
Christmas Day Boxing Day
We operate full or part-time care, and provide nursery cooked meals and snacks for the children.
Our web site shows an outline of the Nursery, however to obtain a complete picture,meet the staff and view the nursery in action, we invite you to come and see for yourself the high standards of child care we offer.
Monday - Friday 8.00am - 6pm ( 7.30 am starts are available)
Morning Session 8.00am - 1pm
Afternoon session 1pm - 6pm
Morning session ls inclusive of breakfast and lunch
Afternoon session inclusive of snack and light tea
We also have sessions for children attending nursery on 2,3 and 4 year old funding. These may vary from our set session times.
Our team comprises of qualified staff of various levels from level 2 up to 5. We have staff who have extra qualifications and specialise in areas such as development, behaviour and safeguarding. Our staff have a wealth of experience in childcare .
The senior management team alone at Myrtle place have a combined total of 80 years’ qualified experience in childcare.
All our staff have Paediatric First Aid qualifications especially for 0-7 year olds and also have a basic food hygiene qualification.
We encourage staff to continue their training on various courses and feed back to the other
staff.We have officers for safe guarding children, special needs and the foundation stage.
As the nursery provides food we have full time catering staff to enable us to provide fresh food daily
and cater for special dietary needs if required.
Our menus are changed seasonally. We have a comprehensive nutrition policy and food management policy.
We use local butcher, greengrocers and fish monger to supply fresh fruit, vegetables, meats and fish, this is to ensure we know the food is top quality.
We are able to cater for most dietary requirements
We cater for our babies by pureeing suitable foods and working closely with parents on developing their baby's diet.
The children are able to access water throughout the day, and on option of milk or fresh fruit juice at breakfast.
Below is printed a sample menu of lunches and teas, to give an idea of the menu we provide.
Toasted current teacake
Haddock in parsley sauce with new
potatoes and broccoli
Treacle sponge with custard
Pitta bread pockets
served with grated cheese
and carrots, lettuce, peppers
Pasta spirals in a medlterranean
vegetable tomato sauce with
Homemade raspberry ripple ice
|Sausage with roasted parsnips|
Vegetable platter with dips
Chicken curry with rice
|Beef stew with Yorkshire puddings|
Shepherds pie with cabbage and
cut green beans
Banana with custard
Homemade tomato soup with
Toast with a choice of
Quiche with carrots and swede
with cheese sauce
|Baked beans on toast|
All foods are cooked freshly from scratch In the nurseries. Children also help make bread, scones etc. for snacks.
We promote politeness and good manners. Staff eat with the children to promote good table manners. Also we encourage an awareness of the community in which they come from and respect for others and their things.
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